Head of Science

King Edward VI School, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS14 9EE

5 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    January 2023

  • Application deadline

    12 October 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    23 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR 1.2 £10,201

Head of Science job summary

Following the promotion of our Head of Science, we have a rare and exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, committed and enthusiastic leader to take on the Head of Science role at King Edward VI School. The successful candidate will lead a large team of specialist practitioners and dedicated technicians with access to excellent facilities and the opportunity to work with enthusiastic and committed students.

We are looking for an exceptional practitioner with significant experience in subject leadership. The successful candidate will have a pro-active, innovative approach and excellent communication skills. The Head of Science has a strategic role in shaping the development of the department and maximising achievement. Applications are welcome from candidates who are able to teach Biology, Chemistry or Physics to A-level.

Using the application form

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About King Edward VI School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1545 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01543 255714

King Edward VI School is a popular 11-18 comprehensive school rated Good by OfSTED in 2017 with recognition of outstanding practice and a highly positive ethos. The school is well-regarded within the community and has a reputation for high quality teaching. Lichfield is a small, vibrant cathedral city which is easily accessible from the surrounding areas.

Arranging a visit to King Edward VI School

We warmly welcome potential applicants to visit our school. Visits are available on Monday 3 October at 4.30pm and Friday 7 October at 4.00pm. Please email office@keslichfield.org.uk, if you would like to arrange a visit to meet with one of our Deputy Headteachers. Unfortunately we are unable to accommodate visits at any other time.

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